Journal-isms

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Journal-isms in the Media

Journal-isms in the Media

Richard’s column also appears on TheRoot.com.
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Journal-isms in the Media

Journal-isms in the Media

For 13 years, Richard Prince has authored the three-times-a-week online column “Journal-isms”‘ to show how journalism shapes, or is shaped by, diversity.
Latest entries
Fox Co-Host Fired Over Racist Remark

Fox Co-Host Fired Over Racist Remark

Beckel couldn't get employee to pull complaint; Trump reaping what he sowed. Sad.; media writers called out on diversity coverage; photographers to conduct racial census; ‘. . . same concerns today as in the ’80s; black journalists spurning community media; South Asians a bigger part of ‘Asian Americans’ (5/19/17)
Lawyer: Ailes' Death Boosts Accusers' Case

Lawyer: Ailes’ Death Boosts Accusers’ Case

Fox CEO's apprentice program promoted diversity (5/18/17); Dixie statues fight more racial than ever; Trump suggests locking up reporters; Trump, Turkish autocrat in cozy meeting; Mexican journalists demonstrate after killing; 50 percent at Gizmodo Group are of color; Cosby disputes old show-biz saying; sides to African culture lost in the noise (5/17/17 and 5/18/17)
Dixie Statues Fight More Racial Than Ever

Dixie Statues Fight More Racial Than Ever

La. black legislators walk out after backlash; Trump suggests locking up reporters; Trump, Turkish autocrat in cozy meeting; Mexican journalists demonstrate after killing; 50 percent at Gizmodo Group are of color; Cosby disputes old show-biz saying; sides to African culture lost in the noise (5/17/17)
Trump Enabling Jailers of Journalists

Trump Enabling Jailers of Journalists

President meets trifecta of free-press violators; staff slips ‘fake news’ into Trump’s media diet; ‘malicious, unprecedented’ effort against Haitians; coverage of Trayvon Martin still at issue Rachel Swarns leaving N.Y. Times for NYU; Salinas to address Harvard Latinx graduation; Grangenois in, Steiner out at Morgan U. station; Mexican journalist slain — covered crime (5/15/17)